Law of Probate Bonds slates Tim Burson for Two Chapters

By January 17, 2011 Articles

Tim Burson has been tapped to prepare two chapters in the ABA’s scheduled 2011 publication of The Law of Probate Bonds (2nd Edition).  Sharron Sergeant of CNA Surety and Jeffrey M. Frank of the Chicago Albert Crafton firm are the editors of this book published by the Torts and Insurance Practice Section of the American Bar Association.  Tim will be preparing a chapter addressing the liability of probate sureties for estate loans and another chapter addressing the liability of a probate surety for losses caused by the actions of a bond principal which occurred before the bond was issued.  In the first edition of the ABA’s Law of Probate Bonds, published in 2001, Tim prepared Chapter 10—“Penal Sum Issues Relating to Probate Bonds.”